May 31, 2019 3:13 am
Raju Bista, the BJP candidate supported by GJM and GNLF, defeated Amar Singh Rai of the TMC, supported by GJM (Binay Tamang faction) by more than 4.13 lakh votes to win the Darjeeling seat.
April 18, 2019 7:06 am
Gurung is presently absconding as the West Bengal police have slapped several cases on him, including those under the provisions of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA).
February 17, 2018 4:59 pm
The Union minister said there was a tendency among a section of the people to blame the BJP for any unrest in the Darjeeling hills.
October 26, 2017 2:06 am
“He (Sankar) has been arrested in connection with the Bhanu Bhawan case. He will be brought here on transit remand,” ADG (CID) Rajesh Kumar told The Indian Express
October 17, 2017 12:31 pm
The 88-km journey from Siliguri to the Darjeeling hills through forests, tea gardens and numerous bridges and tunnels will recommence from October 25, Sharma said.
October 09, 2017 5:59 am
The rally was expected to march from Batasia to Chowrasta where a public meeting was scheduled. However, the police stopped the march at Batasia and leaders had to hold a meeting at Gorkha Dukh Vivarak Samiti Hall.
October 03, 2017 5:26 pm
The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) had called off the indefinite bandh in the hills last week after a marathon 104 days following an appeal by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh.
September 27, 2017 6:10 pm
The Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) on Wednesday called off the indefinite shutdown in Darjeeling after 104-days bringing much awaited relief to the people of the hills that were reeling due to the bandh.
September 26, 2017 8:38 pm
"I appeal to the GJM and its leader Bimal Gurung to withdraw the ongoing bandh and to help create a conducive atmosphere for allowing normalcy to return to the area, particularly in view of the festival season," Rajnath Singh said
September 15, 2017 7:56 pm
Pro-Gorkhaland supporters clashed with the police after attacking a school bus and ransacking several shops in Kalimpong district in the Darjeeling hills, 12 GJM supporters were arrested.
June 15, 2017 10:22 pm
The Gorkhaland stir took to a new level in Darjeeling as the political turmoil caused violence and ended up in a hostile situation. The clash between GJM and security forces resulted in burning media vehicles by the outraged protestors.